Elizabeth Holmberg(1944 - 2012)

Age 68, of Littleton, Colorado died Dec 16, 2012. A remembrance service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Fairmount Mortuary in Denver Colorado. Liz was born March 5, 1944 in Duluth Minnesota, the daughter of Carl and Agnes Holmberg. Following her 1962 graduation from Denfeld high school, Liz continued her education at University of Minnesota Duluth obtaining a Bachelor's of Arts in social work in 1966 and in 1972 a Master's Degree in education from University of Northern Colorado. She was a long time resident of Littleton Colorado and was a teacher for the Denver Schools. With strong optimism Liz battled a weak heart for 19 years. During this time she was a worldwide traveler, passionate bridge player and devoted follower of the Denver Broncos, Colorado Rockies, and Minnesota Vikings She was affiliated with Delta Kappa Gamma and Mended Hearts. She was preceded in death by her mother, father, brother Harlan and niece Julie Norman. Survived by brothers Wayne Holmberg Duluth MN, Don (Shirley) Holmberg Minneapolis MN, nephews Carl Holmberg, Apache Junction AZ, Matt Holmberg LeCenter MN, Willie Holmberg Duluth MN, nieces Lori Lucia Portland OR, Dawn Norman Duluth MN, Katie Holmberg, Brooklyn NY and many devoted friends. She will be missed by all . Liz will be laid to rest in Norway Michigan.

Funeral Home

Fairmount Cemetery, Mortuary & Crematory
430 South Quebec Street Denver, CO 80231-1050
(303) 399-0692

Published in Denver Post on Jan. 20, 2013